Category: Just for Fun

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Please, One Final Vote!

It is the final vote of DB2’s Got Talent 2013. I highly recommend you listen to all of the presentations (hour long show) for yourself. There’s such great content there. You can download the show at: http://www.dbisoftware.com/blog/db2nightshow.php?id=429 That’s also the link for voting. Simply scroll down to the bottom of the page, and fill out the show survey to vote....

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Happy Birthday, Susan!

Today is Susan Visser’s Birthday! Happy Birthday, Susan! Susan is a prolific blogger on Information Management education and skills. I read her blog regularly and recommend that you do too. Her blog is: https://www.ibm.com/developerworks/mydeveloperworks/blogs/SusanVisser/?lang=en_us Susan has been in various roles with IBM – technical writing, support, managing the certification program for DB2, and now as the Publishing Program Manager for...

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Blogging for DBAs

To go with today’s presentation on the DB2’s Got Talent competition, I wanted to write about blogging and getting involved in the DB2 community. Blogging has brought me great benefits, and just about everyone could contribute to the DB2 community by writing about their own experiences. Benefits For me, the benefits of engaging in the DB2 community and blogging have...

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This Blogger Needs YOUR help!

Please go to http://www.dbisoftware.com/blog/db2nightshow.php?id=425 and scroll to the bottom to fill out the “Show Survey” to vote. If you’re reading this, chances are you’ve gotten something out of my blog. A tip when you needed it, a reminder when you weren’t thinking about something, or the answer to a problem when you were searching. Now I need you to give...

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Technical Conference – It’s a skill builder, not a trip to Vegas.

What is the first thing you think of when someone says “technical conference”? Those who have attended a few technical conferences think of hours of session material, hands on labs, networking events, and coveted swag from the vendor Expo. Those who have not attended a conference may not know what to expect. Managers, who may have been out of the...

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db2haicu Haiku

Just a bit silly for a holiday week … should I become “the DB2 poet”? db2haicu Haiku Detect a failure Configure through DB2 Do not split my brain